The 3M™ DBI-SALA® Rollgliss™ R550 Rescue and Descent Device offers the choice of controlled descent rescue, evacuation or the versatility of assisted rescue with lifting capabilities. This state of the art, fully automatic controlled descent device can be used for rescue and evacuation from heights up to 1,640 ft (500 m) for one user 310 lbs (141 kg) or 575 ft (175 m) for two users totaling 620 lbs (282 kg). It features 3/8 in (9.5 mm) super static kernmantle rope, and is configured with connecting hardware at each end of the lifeline to operate in both directions. During assisted rescue scenarios, a fallen worker can be attached to the R550 device, raised to a point that allows their fall arrest device to be removed, then lowered to the ground safely.
Remember, during an emergency every second counts! You can count on and trust the 3M™ DBI SALA® Rollgliss™ Systems, in use all over the world; Wind Turbine Construction & Maintenance, Utility Pole/Tower Construction & Maintenance, Fire & Emergency Rescue Services, Commercial Construction Sites, Industry and MRO Facilities, Government & Military Operations, and more! More rescue options: This important rescue tool is an integral piece of the emergency kit, used to mount the versatile R550 Rescue and Escape Device to a secured industrial ladder. Safety technicians and fellow workers may need extra help during evacuation operations, and this bracket provides more options for success. Adjustable function: Easy-to-use safety equipment is designed with a built-in adjustment handle that conforms to the spaces between rungs, making it more efficient and easy to use. A simple detent-style mounting apparatus integrates seamlessly with the descent device. Durable construction: With a corrosion-resistant construction, this safety gear bracket ensures high performance under any weather and job site conditions. Made with powder-coated steel, the escape ladder bracket is durable, strong, and dependable when lives are on the line.